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[audio]The Pony Rider Boys in Louisiana - Frank Gee Patchin
LibriVox recording of The Pony Rider Boys in Louisiana by Frank Gee Patchin. Read in English by Larry Greene; Richard Kilmer; Kenneth Sergeant Gaghan; Mark Mickelson; Marty Yee-haw! The Pony Rider Boys are on the move again! This time the boys are headed to the canebrakes in the swamps of Louisiana. Of course trouble follows our friends into the swamp, but Chunky will surprise everyone in this book...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; louisiana; ponies; swamps
[audio]The Poems of Giacomo Leopardi - Giacomo Leopardi
LibriVox recording of The Poems of Giacomo Leopardi by Giacomo Leopardi. (Translated by Frederick Townsend.) Read in English by rodgrover; Rosslyn Carlyle; John Trevithick; Jennifer Woodside; Nic Sebastian; Ken Masters; Anusha Iyer; sarah louise pieplow; Amanda Vickery; Filippo Festuccia; Stav Berman This is a volume of poems by Giacomo Leopardi. - Summary by Carolin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
[audio]Morning, Noon and Night - James Weldon Johnson
LibriVox recording of Morning, Noon and Night by James Weldon Johnson. Read in English by Andrei Borissenko; Bruce Kachuk; Claudia Salto; TimeBandits48; Ernst Pattynama; Ian King; Jill Clancy; Jason Mills; ablestonebridge; Lee Ann Howlett; Leonard Wilson; MaryAnn; Rosslyn Carlyle; and Shakira Searle. Librivox volunteers bring you 14 readings of Morning, Noon and Night by James Weldon Johnson. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of September 14th, 2014.James Weldon Johnson served as ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; death; life; love; african-american; african american; black; seasons; poet; night; morning; noon
[audio]A Bayard from Bengal - F. Anstey
LibriVox recording of A Bayard from Bengal by F. Anstey. Read in English by Don W. Jenkins The estimable gentleman, Chunder Bindabun Bhosh, ESQ., B.A., travels from his native India to England, with his impeccable English and manners, which immediately mark him as a foreigner, and embarks on an enviable program of escapades. These stories are the product of the fertile imagination of Hurry Bungsho Jabberjee, B.A., a nom de plume for the humorist F...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; India; manners; england; customs
[audio]Invention And Discovery: Curious Facts And Characteristic Sketches - Unknown
LibriVox recording of Invention And Discovery: Curious Facts And Characteristic Sketches by Unknown. Read in English by David Wales"In this little volume are brought together a number of sketches and memoranda, illustrating the history of discovery, and the lives and labours of inventors and explorers, not of our own country alone, but of others, for knowledge is of no country, but of all. The object of the collector has been rather to present the popular than the strictly scientific side of hi...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; history; nineteenth century; invention; technology; discovery
[audio]La Estafeta Romántica - Benito Pérez Galdós
LibriVox recording of La Estafeta Romántica by Benito Pérez Galdós. Read in Spanish by Tux La estafeta no es sino el correo y esta es precisamente, la forma de correspondencia, la estructura de la sexta novela de la tercera serie de los Episodios Nacionales. Se reúnen aquí epístolas de Doña María Tirgo, la Marquesa de Sariñán, D. José María de Navarridas, Fernando Calpena, D. Pedro Hillo y otros personajes a quienes nos sorprenderá encontrar.....
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 4
[audio]Eighteen Months in the War Zone: A Record of a Woman's Work on the Western Front - Kate John Finzi
LibriVox recording of Eighteen Months in the War Zone: A Record of a Woman's Work on the Western Front by Kate John Finzi. Read in English by MaryAnn Spiegel. "But it is not for those who heard the call in the later months so much as in memory of those early heroes of Mons, who knew the bitterness of a valiant retreat, the horror of forced marches along parched roads, with only the prod of the next man's bayonet to keep him awake, and only a flap cut from the tail of his shirt between the pitil...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; history; WWI; World War 1; hospital; Red Cross; medical; ymca; canteen; boulogne; gare maritime; calais; 1915; hut
Downloads: 261
[audio]Tales of a Poultry Farm - Clara Dillingham Pierson
LibriVox recording of Tales of a Poultry Farm by Clara Dillingham Pierson. Another interesting book by Clara Dillingham Pierson, this time focusing on the poultry you might have in your farmyard! The chickens, ducks, and turkeys get some new experiences as a new owner comes to the farm, and does some things that seem very odd to them. Learn along with the chickens about the new owner, and also some other things that are worse, like the awful hook worms that some young chickens experienced when ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; children; lessons; ducks; poultry; chickens
Downloads: 7
[audio]The Little Tea Book - Arthur Gray
LibriVox recording of The Little Tea Book by Arthur Gray. Read in English by LibriVox volunteers. After all, tea is the drink! Domestically and socially it is the beverage of the world. There may be those who will come forward with their figures to prove that other fruits of the soil—agriculturally and commercially—are more important. Perhaps they are right when quoting statistics. But what other product can compare with tea in the high regard in which it has always been held by writers whos...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; culture; Japan; India; china; British; japanese culture; tea; chinese culture; drinks; preparation; tea preparation; tea history; tea quotes
[audio]R.U.R. (Rossum’s Universal Robots) - Karel Čapek
LibriVox recording of R.U.R (Rossum’s Universal Robots) by Karel Čapek. (Translated by Paul Selver.) Read in English by a full cast. Helena Glory, as the daughter of a major industrial power's president, is a woman on a mission. She faces the island factory of Rossum's Universal Robots, the world's leading company in robotic engineering. She is convinced that these new creations called robots they make are deserving of rights like humans do...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; sci-fi; science fiction; science; apocalypse; love story; machines; rebellion; adam and eve; robots; artificial humans; female lead; corrupt factory5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]The Wreck of the Hesperus - Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
LibriVox recording of The Wreck of the Hesperus by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. Read in English by Beth Thomas; Claudia Salto; Ian King; Jason Mills; Julia Niedermaier; Leonard Wilson; MaryAnn; Nic Sebastian; Rosslyn Carlyle; and Ruth Golding. LibriVox volunteers bring you ten recordings of "The Wreck of the Hesperus” by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow,the Fortnightly Poem for August 31, 2014. May we each be spared from the wreck of pride on the reef of Norman's Woe...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; shipwreck; pride; guns; norman's woe; disheveled; hesperus; hurricane; gale; noreaster; fog bell; breakers; mast; seaweed; sea weed; wreck
[audio]The Liar - Henry James
LibriVox recording of The Liar by Henry James. Read in English by Deborah Percy A successful painter reconnects with the woman he once loved during a visit to an English country house. His surprise is great when he learns that her husband is susceptible to a very peculiar habit. - Summary by Deborah Percy For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 209
[audio]The Guards Came Through and other Poems - Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
LibriVox recording of The Guards Came Through and other Poems by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Read in English by Greg Giordano; Ken Masters; Mark F. Smith; Jairus Amar; Julia Niedermaier; Martin Geeson; Anusha Iyer; Jordan Heron; Rosslyn Carlyle This is a volume of poems by Arthur Conan Doyle, published in 1919. Many of them concern wartime experiences. - Summary by Carolin For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
[audio]My Shadow - Robert Louis Stevenson
LibriVox recording of My Shadow by Robert Louis Stevenson. Read in English by Claudia Salto; Ian King; Jason Mills; jcszamosi; Jennifer Moorhouse; Julia Niedermaier; ablestonebridge; Lee Ann Howlett; Leonard Wilson; MaryAnn; Mark Mickelson; Rosslyn Carlyle; Sweet Pea; and Yanni Sababa. Librivox volunteers bring you 14 readings of My Shadow, by Robert Louis Stevenson. Stevenson's famous poem concerns a child's shadow, and it's antics...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; weekly poetry; shadow
[audio]Michael Kohlhaas (Version 2) - Heinrich von Kleist
LibriVox recording of Michael Kohlhaas (Version 2) by Heinrich von Kleist. Gelesen auf Deutsch von Hans Hafen. Die Novelle spielt in der Mitte des 16. Jahrhunderts und handelt vom Pferdehändler Michael Kohlhaas, der gegen ein Unrecht, das man ihm angetan hat, zur Selbstjustiz greift und dabei nach der Devise handelt: „Es soll Gerechtigkeit geschehen, und gehe auch die Welt daran zugrunde!“(Zusammenfassung von Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader informa...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; gerechtigkeit; justiz; Germany; Deutschland; Deutsch; Hoerbuch
Downloads: 8
[audio]Leutnant Gustl - Arthur Schnitzler
LibriVox Aufnahme von Leutnant Gustl von Arthur Schnitzler. Gelesen auf Deutsch von Availle. Am Ende eines gelangweilt verfolgten Konzertes drängt Leutnant Gustl erleichtert zum Ausgang und gerät an der Garderobe mit einem ihm flüchtig bekannten Bäckermeister in Streit. Außer sich vor Wut, als "dummer Bub" beschimpft worden zu sein und darob keine Satisfaktion fordern zu können, läuft er durch Wien und beschließt schließlich, sich am nächsten Morgen zu erschießen...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Hörbuch; Novelle; Deutsch; Wien; innerer monolog; k.u.k. Arme; österreich
[audio]A Collection of Beatrix Potter Stories - Beatrix Potter
LibriVox recording of A Collection of Beatrix Potter Stories by Beatrix Potter. Read in English by Isabelle Brasme; Elizabeth Klett; Shakira Searle; Woolly Bee; Jennifer Dorr; Beth Thomas; Sarah Holtz What can we say about the delightful Beatrix Potter stories? Starting with the naughty Peter Rabbit and his mis-adventures, progressing through The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle whose funny name is just the start of the interesting things about her, then expounding on the Tale of Jemima Puddle-Duck, a...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
[audio]The Proper Distinction Between Law and Gospel - C. F. W. Walther
LibriVox recording of The Proper Distinction Between Law and Gospel by C. F. W. Walther, Translated by W. H. T. Dau. Read in English by Jonathan Lange. From September 12, 1884 through November 6, 1885, C.F.W. Walther delivered a series of 39 Friday evening lectures to his students at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Missouri. Unlike his doctrinal lectures during the school day, these lectures were intimate and informal...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Lutheran; christian; pastoral; doctrine; biblical; lectures
Downloads: 134
[audio]The Borough - George Crabbe
LibriVox recording of The Borough by George Crabbe. Read in English by David Wales English village life and villagers in the east of England in the late 1700’s and early 1800s—is the subject of The Borough. George Crabbe was an English poet, surgeon, and clergyman. He is best known for his early use of the realistic narrative form and his descriptions of middle and working-class life and people...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; england; village life; east anglia; english village life; eighteenth century (late); nineteenth century (early)
Downloads: 312
[audio]Peter Pan (Dramatic Reading) - J. M. Barrie
LibriVox recording of Peter Pan (Dramatic Reading) by J. M. Barrie. "All children, except one, grow up,” begins J. M. Barrie's most famous novel. Barrie then proceeds to tell the story of that one extraordinary exception, Peter Pan, who lives in the Neverland with pirates and fairies and is always having adventures. One night he appears in the nursery of the Darling children and the most marvelous adventure of all begins...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; dramatic reading; fiction; children; fairy; imagination
[audio]Pope Pius the Tenth - Francis Alice Forbes
LibriVox recording of Pope Pius the Tenth by Francis Alice Forbes. Pope Saint Pius X (2 June 1835 – 20 August 1914), born Giuseppe Melchiorre Sarto, was Pope from 4 August 1903 to his death in 1914. He was the first pope since Pius V (1566 to 1572) to be canonized. St. Pius X is known for vigorously opposing modernist interpretations of Catholic doctrine, promoting traditional devotional practices and orthodox theology...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Catholic; pope; saint
Downloads: 86
[audio]A Vital Question, or, What is to be Done? - Nikolai Chernyshevsky
LibriVox recording of A Vital Question, or, What is to be Done? by Nikolai Chernyshevsky. (Translated by Nathan Haskell Dole; Simon S. Skidelsky.) Read in English by Expatriate Despised by Dostoyevsky and Tolstoy, What Is To Be Done? is a fascinating, sympathetic story of idealistic revolutionaries in mid-nineteenth century tsarist Russia; translator Nathan Haskell Dole affirms in his preface his conviction that it is a thriller that no one can put down once s/he begins it...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Russian Literature; revolutionary literature
Downloads: 174
[audio]O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 - Various
LibriVox recording of O. Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1921 by Various. Read in English by Mike Pelton; Christine Dufour; David Hinson; meridiculous; Fred Sandal; Jothi Tharavant; Wendy Almeida; Garth Burton; Graham McMillan; Michele Fry In 1918 the Society of Arts and Sciences established the O. Henry Memorial Awards to reward the very best short stories published during the previous year with cash prizes...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; shortstories; ohenry; awards
Downloads: 284
[audio]Doctor Johannes Faust - Karl Joseph Simrock
LibriVox recording of Doctor Johannes Faust by Karl Joseph Simrock. Read in German by Karlsson Die Geschichte des Dr. Johannes Faust, der nach höherer Erkenntnis strebt, dafür seine Seele dem Teufel verschreibt und schließlich zur Hölle fährt, gehört zu den am weitesten verbreiteten Stoffen in der europäischen Literatur seit dem 16. Jahrhundert. Nachdem im Jahre 1587 der Buchdrucker Johann Spies erstmals ein umfassendes "Volksbuch" über das Leben des Johann Faust veröffentlichte, wurde...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Tragödie; Puppenspiel; Puppentheater; teufel; doktor faust; magie; okkultismus; seele; volkstheater; volksschauspiel
Downloads: 79
[audio]Sammlung kurzer deutscher Prosa 044 - Various
LibriVox recording of Sammlung kurzer deutscher Prosa 044 by Various. Read in German by Friedrich; Hokuspokus; LordOider; Shanty; Karlsson; Elli; Julia Niedermaier; Cyamis Diese Sammlung umfasst 15 deutschsprachige Prosa-Texte verschiedener Genres. Eine Liste weiterer kurzer Aufnahmen (Erzählungen, Gedichte, Märchen, Essays) in anderen LibriVox Sammlungen gibt es hier. Das ovale Porträt übersetzt von Theodor Etzel (1873-1930) Die Nachtigall und die Rose übersetzt von Wilhelm Cremer (1874...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 83
[audio]Heroes Every Child Should Know - Hamilton Wright Mabie
LibriVox recording of Heroes Every Child Should Know by Hamilton Wright Mabie. Read in English by Claudia Salto; Ramon Escamilla; Daniel J. Johnson; Greg Giordano; TimoleonWash; deongines; Lisa Reichert; Melanie Smith; Steve C; Jack Danya Kemplin; Garth Burton; Sandra; Teresa Bauman; Lynne Thompson; jpmc; Jill Engle The endeavour has been made in this volume to bring together the heroic men of different races, periods and types; and in the selection of material the most attractive, intelligent ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; children; heroes; biographies
Downloads: 203
[audio]Idle Days in Patagonia - William Henry Hudson
LibriVox recording of Idle Days in Patagonia by William Henry Hudson. Read in English by Kevin W. Davidson. Hudson traveled to Patagonia to study the birds, but shortly upon arrival accidentally shot himself in the knee, requiring a lengthy period of idleness to recover, hence the title of the book. It's not just a work of ornithology, but a personal memoir of the people and natural history of Patagonia...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; travel; birds; ornithology; geography; South America
Downloads: 184
[audio]The Traitor - Thomas Dixon, Jr.
LibriVox recording of The Traitor by Thomas Dixon, Jr.. Read in English by Michele Fry Dixon lived through Reconstruction, and believed it ranked with the French Revolution in brutality and criminal acts. The Traitor (1907), the final book in his trilogy which also includes The Leopard’s Spots (1902), and The Clansman (1905), spans a two-year period just after Reconstruction (1870-1872), and covers the decline of the Ku Klux Klan in North Carolina...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; ku klux klan
Downloads: 196
[audio]A Happy Boy - Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
LibriVox recording of A Happy Boy by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson. (Translated by Rasmus Bjørn Anderson.) Read in English by MaryAnn Spiegel. "A Happy Boy" was written in 1859 and 1860. It is, in my estimation, Bjørnson's best story of peasant life. In it the author has succeeded in drawing the characters with remarkable distinctness, while his profound psychological insight, his perfectly artless simplicity of style, and his thorough sympathy with the hero and his surroundings are nowhere more app...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 414
[audio]A Dome of Many-Coloured Glass - Amy Lowell
LibriVox recording of A Dome of Many-Coloured Glass by Amy Lowell. Read in English by Ken Masters; Rosslyn Carlyle; Jennifer Dallman; Anusha Iyer; Ian King; Victoria Lexington; Corinne Sampson; CJ Plog; and Greg Giordano. This is a collection of lyrical poems, sonnets and verses for children by Amy Lowell."For quaint pictorial exactitude and bizarrerie of color these poems remind one of Flemish masters and Dutch tulip gardens; again, they are fine and fantastic, like Venetian glass; and they ar...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 236
[audio]Old Friends And New Fancies - Sybil G. Brinton
LibriVox recording of Old Friends And New Fancies by Sybil G. Brinton. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Gabriela Cowan; Keneva; Tammy Porter; Zaineb; Robin Klump ; ToddHW; Salma Yasser; MaryAnne Generally acknowledged to be the first sequel to the work of Jane Austen, Old Friends and New Fancies incorporates characters from each of Austen's six major novels into one unified story, as well as those of Brinton's own invention...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; relationships; romance; Jane Austen; sequel; fan fiction
Downloads: 490
[audio]Sunshine Factory - Pansy
LibriVox recording of Sunshine Factory by Pansy. Read in English by Fiddlesticks Seven very short sweet stories by Pansy that you will not soon forget! They are stories children will love, and everyone can enjoy. They will make you smile and laugh and bring tears to your eyes. And each one teaches an important lesson in a sweet, encouraging way. - Summary by fiddlesticksFor further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if availabl...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; fiction; short stories; pansy; christian fiction
Downloads: 214 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[audio]Expository Thoughts on the Gospels - St. Luke Vol. 2 - J. C. Ryle
LibriVox recording of Expository Thoughts on the Gospels - St. Luke Vol. 2 by J. C. Ryle. Read in English by MaryAnn Spiegel. “Expository Thoughts” divides the Gospels into sections of about twelve verses each, from which J. C. Ryle selects two or three prominent points to dwell on and bring to the reader’s attention. In Ryle’s day, there were many detailed commentaries and expositions on scripture...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Christianity; bible; sermon; Devotion; Exposition; Reflection; Teaching; Gospels; MaryAnn Spiegel; J.C. Ryle; J. C. Ryle; John Charles Ryle; John Ryle; John C. Ryle; Gospel of Luke; new testiment; st. luke; saint luke; lords prayer; lord's prayer; our father; mediation
Downloads: 128
[audio]The Diary of Samuel Pepys 1660 - Samuel Pepys
LibriVox recording of The Diary of Samuel Pepys 1660 by Samuel Pepys. Read in English by Nicole Lee Samuel Pepys was the first Secretary to the Admiralty during the reign of Charles II, instrumental in developing the Royal Navy and witness to some of the most significant events of the Restoration period, including the Great Fire of London. His famous diary, which covers a period of some ten years, throws a frank and intimate light on a fascinating period, through the lens of a vigorous, intelli...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; diary; Royal Navy; restoration
Downloads: 442
[audio]Mountain Song - Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson
LibriVox recording of Mountain Song by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson. (Translated by Arthur Hubbell Palmer.)Read in English by Assaf Koss; Bruce Kachuk; Ian King; JemmaBlythe; Julia Niedermaier; Lee Ann Howlett; Leonard Wilson; MaryAnn; and Rosslyn Carlyle. LibriVox volunteers bring you nine recordings of "Mountain Song” by Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson. The Weekly Poem for August 31, 2014 takes us up to the mountain heights of Norway...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Norway; mountain
Downloads: 201
[audio]Tom Slade On The River - Percy Keese Fitzhugh
LibriVox recording of Tom Slade On The River by Percy Keese Fitzhugh. Read in English by Larry Greene; Lynne Thompson; RubyReads; and Assaf Koss.Published with the permission of the Boy Scouts of America, this is one of a series of adventure books for boys telling of the adventures and exploits of scout Tom Slade and his chums. “Let your boy grow up with Tom Slade,” was a suggestion which thousands of parents followed , making TOM SLADE BOOKS the most popular boys’ books published in thei...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; adventure; rescue; Boy Scouts; first aid; resourcefulness
Downloads: 51
[audio]An American Idyll: The Life of Carlton H. Parker - Cornelia Stratton Parker
LibriVox recording of An American Idyll: The Life of Carlton H. Parker by Cornelia Stratton Parker. Read in English by Mary Schneider In a memoir marked by joy, love, and an unbending sense of adventure, Cornelia Stratton Parker reveals the heart of a unique man and their life together. As a member of California's turn-of-the-20th-century Immigration and Housing Commission, Carlton H. Parker came to understand the problems surrounding migrant camps and the labor movement in general...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; biography; memoir
Downloads: 150
[audio]Days on the Road, Crossing the Plains in 1865 - Sarah Raymond Herndon
LibriVox recording of Days on the Road, Crossing the Plains in 1865 by Sarah Raymond Herndon. Read in English by Sue Anderson.“We had spent almost all our money for toll, ferrying and other expenses on the road. It might be a serious matter to be in a strange place without money . . . There is nothing we can spare so well as Dick. . . . It would not do to be sentimental under existing circumstances.” This is the practical pioneer woman Sarah Raymond Herndon writing in her journal about sell...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; montana; immigration; immigrant; emigration; missouri; overland journey to the pacific; west (u.s.) - description and travel; emmigrant; overland journey; wagon train; great plains
[audio]Thirty More Famous Stories Retold - James Baldwin
LibriVox recording of Thirty More Famous Stories Retold by James Baldwin. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Thirty More Famous Stories Retold, the sequel to the popular Fifty Famous Stories Retold, retells the stories of legendary people and mythological figures in simple, easy-to-understand language appropriate for intermediate readers and listeners of all ages. Contained within are the fascinating and thrilling stories from science and myth, from Camelot and Rome, that every child should know...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; rome; myths; alexander; Legends; stories; South America; Galileo; Daniel Webster; press; Telemachus; Persia; Christopher Columbus; Sir Isaac Newton; Troy; king john; printing; Holy Land; ulysses; remus; greeks; penelope; john gutenberg; king richard; balboa; juan ponce de leon; archimedes; king hiero; apple; laurence coster; james watt; steam engine; dr. samuel johnson; roger bacon; friar bacon; croesus; richard the lion-hearted; blondel; prince arthur; magna charta; magna carta; frederick barbarossa; iron mask; king louis; trojans; amulius; numitor; faustulus; romulus; decius mus; manlius torquatus; hannibal; julius caesar; saum; peter klaus
Downloads: 799
[audio]In The Days of Giants - Abbie Farwell Brown
LibriVox recording of In The Days of Giants by Abbie Farwell Brown. Read in English by Arup Sen; Richard Corfield; Miyune; Megan Carmichael; Sarah Terry; troykemp; deongines This book is made of the stories told by the Northern folk,—the people who live in the land of the midnight sun, where summer is green and pleasant, but winter is a terrible time of cold and gloom; where rocky mountains tower like huge giants, over whose heads the thunder rolls and crashes, and under whose feet are mines ...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 511
[audio]The Giraffe Hunters - Thomas Mayne Reid
LibriVox recording of The Giraffe Hunters by Thomas Mayne Reid. Read in English by Laurie Richards; KHand; deongines; John Kooz; Anastasiia Solokha; Jill Engle; Denise Nordell; Mr. T; christineiscool; hpaparelli8650; Caroline Shapiro; Anusha Iyer The Young Yägers, Hans and Hendrik Von Bloom, Groot Willem and Arend Van Wyk, are again on a hunting expedition. This time, the reader will find their old acquaintances in Africa, on the banks of the Limpopo River...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Hunting; africa; wild animals
Downloads: 293
[audio]Airplane Flying Handbook FAA-H-8083-3A - Vol. 3 - Federal Aviation Administration
LibriVox recording of Airplane Flying Handbook FAA-H-8083-3A - Vol. 3 by Federal Aviation Administration. Read in English by Norman Elfer This audiobook is third and final volume of the Airplane Flying Handbook. This volume is chapter 16, Emergency Procedures. From the preface: "The Airplane Flying Handbook is designed as a technical manual to introduce basic pilot skills and knowledge that are essential for piloting airplanes...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; aviation; flying; airplane; student; handbook; faa; pilot; instructions; emergency procedures
Downloads: 404
[audio]The Mistress of the Inn (La locandiera) - Carlo Goldoni
LibriVox recording of The Mistress of the Inn (La locandiera) by Carlo Goldoni. (Translated by Merle Pierson.) Mirandolina runs an inn in Florence alone with only the help of her loyal employee Fabricius, and all of her guests are in love with her. The wealthy but only newly aristocratic Count D’Albafiorita and the impoverished but noble Marquis di Forlipopoli vie for her affections while debating the respective value of wealth and nobility (and insulting each other a good deal along the way)...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; comedy; social class; Goldoni; gender; italian comedy; 18th century comedy
Downloads: 324
[audio]Sword Blades and Poppy Seed - Amy Lowell
LibriVox recording of Sword Blades and Poppy Seed by Amy Lowell. Read in English by Anusha Iyer; Ken Masters; Jairus Amar; Ben Adams; Lisa Reichert; Leonard Wilson; Shakira Searle; Rosslyn Carlyle; esheffield This is a volume of poems by Amy Lowell, published in 1914. "Against the multitudinous array of daily verse our times produce this volume utters itself with a range and brilliancy wholly remarkable...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks
Downloads: 402
[audio]めぐりあひ (Meguriai) - Shuusei Tokuda
LibriVox recording of めぐりあひ (Meguriai) by Shuusei Tokuda. Read in Japanese by ekzemplaro友吉は少年です。彼の家族は、お父さん、お母さん、妹そして、赤ん坊です。彼等は、彼が5歳になるまで、お母さんの故郷に住んでいました。そして、東京に移りました。お父さんは大酒飲みです。ついに、お母さんは、赤ん坊を連れて、実家に帰ってしまいました。お父さんと2人の子供は、...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Tokyo; family; train; Japan
Downloads: 67
[audio]An Essay on Crimes and Punishments - Voltaire; Cesare Beccaria
LibriVox recording of An Essay on Crimes and Punishments by Voltaire; Cesare Beccaria. (Translated by Edward Duncan Ingraham.) Read in English by Carolin Ksr Beccaria's treatise On Crimes and Punishments, which condemns disproportionate and irrational penalties as well as torture and the death penalty in general, is said to mark the peak of Enlightenment in Milan. Its translations were widely read by statesmen and policy makers in Britain, America and France...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; torture; enlightenment; criminal law; death penalty
Downloads: 328
[audio]Short Poetry Collection 135 - Various
LibriVox recording of Short Poetry Collection 135 by Various. Read in English by Shakira Searle; Son of the Exiles; Sweet Pea; Leonard Wilson; Ian King; Nathan Yoder; Peter Tucker This is a collection of 13 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for August 2014. This collection includes the following: Burial by Edna St. Vincent Millay The Christ of the 'Never' by Henry Lawson The Gulls by Lucy Maud Montgomery Inland by Edna St...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; poetry collection; short poetry
Downloads: 188
[audio]A Summer Night in the Beehive - Charles Tennyson Turner
LibriVox recording of A Summer Night in the Beehive by Charles Tennyson Turner. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; Diana Majlinger; David Lawrence; EddS; Ian King; Jason Mills; Lee Ann Howlett; MaryAnn; Rosslyn Carlyle; and Ronelle Spiegel. LibriVox volunteers bring you ten recordings of "A Summer Night in the Beehive." The Weekly Poem for August 24, 2014 brings us the night sounds of the meadow in summer...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; honey; bee; horse; cat; summer; meadow; hive; honeycomb; mouse
Downloads: 159
[audio]Thumbs 01 - Cover makers
Images for LV projects 01
Keywords: images thumb nails
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[audio]The Fasti - Publius (Ovid) Ovidius Naso
LibriVox recording of The Fasti by Publius (Ovid) Ovidius Naso. (Translated by John Benson Rose.) Read in English by Arnie Horton; crossandra; MorganScorpion; Leni; Rory Haye The Fasti is a Latin poem in six books, written by Ovid and believed to have been published in 8 AD. The Fasti is organized according to the Roman calendar and explains the origins of Roman holidays and associated customs, often through the mouths of deities and with multiple aetiologies...
Keywords: librivox; audiobooks; Classics; Latin literature; Epic; Mythology
Downloads: 353
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